Nigella Sativa Seeds card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Nigella Sativa Seeds


Currently not on display


Nigella sativa seeds. Collected at the pyramid town of Lahun by W. M. Flinders Petrie, 1889-90. Kept within a glass test tube with cork stopper. Annotation in black in on a piece of paper kept inside the tube by Percy Newberry: "Nigella sativa Kahun XII". CONDITION NOTE 1998: Fragmenting. Dimensions are for the container.